If you follow the Jawaani Jaaneman actress Alaya F on her Instagram, then you’re already aware of her quirky fitness and beauty videos. From acing contemporary dance forms, push-up challenges, and now face masks the actress loves sharing everything with her fans. She is among those actresses of Btown who rely on natural products to get healthy skin.
In one of her recent videos, she posted about her go-to face scrub cum mask that she loves using, “Face puffiness has been my constant enemy and I’ve recently found the best solution to it! Here’s my favorite homemade face mask/scrub, it’ll reduce any puffiness, exfoliate your skin and leave it soft and glowwwwing (it’s also a great body scrub btw!)” she wrote.
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How To Make Alaya F's Coffee Mask?
Coffee is believed to be very beneficial for your skin, the high caffeine content in coffee is said to treat cellulite and the antioxidants aid with promoting overall healthier-looking skin.
- 2 tsp Ground coffee powder
- 1.5 tsp Sugar
- 1 tsp Olive oil
- 1 tsp Honey
- 1 tsp Milk
How To Apply?
- Take a bowl and mix all the ingredients well and form it into a paste.
- Now apply it directly on your washed face leaving the eyes and mouth area.
- You need to rub the paste in circular motion without putting too much pressure on the skin
- Keep the mask on your face and neck for 15- 20 minutes and then wash off with plain water
Benefits Of Using These Ingredients
Coffee is a popular morning booster that provides energy to the mind and body, but did you know that it has many great benefits if applied topically to the skin?
Yes, using coffee is a great way of exfoliating your skin that helps to stimulate the flow of blood, treats cellulite and stretch marks. The antioxidants present in the coffee helps with removing the dead skin cells and impurities leaving the skin radiant and glowing.
Raw milk is widely used as a cleanser for the skin it is rich in lactic acid, Vit A, D, E, protein, and many more such powerful vitamins. It acts as a great exfoliating and moisturizing agent that keeps the skin firm and dryness at bay. When raw milk is mixed in face packs it helps to soothe the skin, clearing the stubborn dark spots and hydrating.
When lactic acid is combined with caffeine it sucks out the entire gunk from the skin and leaves it bright and smooth.
Sugar works as a great exfoliator that removes all the dead skin cells from your face and body and helps it unclog the clogged pores. It is a natural humectant that does not strip out your skin from its natural oils and makes your skin feel hydrated. Make sure you are using fine granules of sugar and while scrubbing your skin with sugar you are not putting too much pressure on the skin.
Olive oil is great for moisturizing and hydrating your skin and it is believed to fight the premature signs of aging and sun damage.
Honey has anti-bacterial and antiseptic properties which are great for even acne-prone skin. it is a natural humectant that keeps the skin hydrated without making it oily.
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